The National Financial Inclusion Strategy was approved by Cabinet in May 2016 and was formally launched on 29 March 2017. Bank of Jamaica is tasked with the responsibility of driving the National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS) in collaboration with the Bank’s financial inclusion partners in the public and private sectors.

Implementation of the action items is coordinated by the Financial Inclusion Technical Secretariat, which liaises with the public sector entities through the NFIS Thematic Working Groups.

The National Financial Inclusion Strategy is an ambitious plan built on the pillars of financial resilience, financial access and usage, financing for growth, responsible finance, with a cross-cutting foundation of enhancing the supporting financial infrastructure. For further information, please send an email to